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Coverings 2017 calls for rock star nominations

coveringsArlington, Va.—Coverings is seeking nominations for its 2017 group of “Coverings Rock Stars,” an award that recognizes the best up-and-coming young professionals in the tile and stone industry. Selected by a committee of industry leaders, each outstanding individual will be awarded based on his or her impact on the tile and stone industry along with previous industry recognition.

“Now in its third year, this program highlights the industry’s greatest young leaders, entrepreneurs, inventors and game-changers,” said Alena Capra, Coverings’ industry ambassador. “This next generation of professionals is laying the groundwork for the future of the industry, and we’re looking forward to celebrating their talents and achievements at Coverings.”

Rock Star nominees must be 35 or younger, and currently employed by or as an architect, designer, distributor, retailer, contractor, installer, fabricator, specifier, trade association or manufacturer in the tile and stone industry. Nominators must also be active and experienced in the tile and stone industry.

Award winners will receive a one-night hotel stay in Orlando to attend Coverings, will be featured in online and onsite promotions and will be honored, along with their nominators, at an awards breakfast at Coverings.

To nominate a qualified individual, complete a submission form. All nominations must be submitted by Jan. 6.

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Coverings 2016 seeks Rock Star nominations

Alexandria, Va.—Coverings 2016 is seeking nominations for its next iteration of Screen Shot 2015-11-11 at 9.43.32 AMCoverings Rock Stars- An Emerging Leaders Program, which honors the best and the brightest young professionals in the tile and stone industry. A panel of industry professionals will determine the 2016 cohort. Each winner is selected based on the individual’s contributions to the tile and stone industry, as well as previous industry recognition.

Now in its second year, Coverings Rock Stars will be celebrated during a series of special events at Coverings 2016, being held April 18-21 in Chicago.

“The tile and stone industry is brimming with extraordinary talent in every professional segment,” said Alena Capra, Coverings industry ambassador. “These are the young visionaries and vanguards that are continually raising the bar with innovative ideas, developments and practices.”

Rock Star nominees must be 35 or younger and must be currently employed by or as an architect, designer, distributor, retailer, contractor, installer, fabricator, specifier, trade association or manufacturer in the tile or stone industry.

The selected Rock Stars will each receive a one-night hotel stay in Chicago to attend Coverings, and will be recognized at the CID Awards & Opening Night Celebration on April 18. Along with their nominators, the Rock Stars will also be honored at the Awards Breakfast on April 19.

To nominate a qualified individual or to nominate yourself complete a submission form at coverings.com/RockStars. All nominations must be received by Jan. 18.